On Thursday, McLaren announced that it had created a mini yet functional kid-friendly electric supercar complete with a working infotainment system, an "autonomous driving" mode, and butterfly doors.

Practical tips

Succeeding in taking all of your luggage on holiday is a challenge. And that's without factoring in bikes, beach stuff, cool boxes and games of all kinds. Not everything will fit in the boot. Here ar eour tips for driving safely and efficiently.

Travel routes

Between Nice and Menton the mountains plunge sharply down to the sea. Running along these heights are three famous routes: the Grande Corniche, the Moyenne Corniche and the Basse Corniche. The first affords the most stunning views, climbing to 1,476ft/450m. The second offers beautiful vistas along the shore; while the third provides access to the coastal resorts.